The biggest game-changer you and I will ever face is an over-heated planet, and the climate crisis it’s spawning. It’s already transforming the way we live, how we earn a living, and what we eat — even whether we will eat! It’s also changing the paradigm of how we cope with wild-land fire, because the priorities of climate mitigation now trump those of wildfire.
Think of it like this. Say you discovered that the city sewer was flooding your basement. You’d immediately call for help, and set about rescuing what you could. But what if in the thick of that, a tornado warning was issued. Would you continue with the sewer; or prepare for the tornado?[Read more…]